Janet D. Widmann Appointed to Avista Corp. Board of Directors [Global Data Point]
(Global Data Point Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Ms. Widmann is executive vice president, markets, for Blue Shield of California, a position she has held since 2013. She joined the organization in 2003 to lead the newly formed California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) division. In 2009, she was promoted to senior vice president, large employer groups, public agencies, labor and trust groups. Ms. Widmann is a health industry veteran, having previously worked for for-profit and non-profit businesses in that sector, primarily in marketing, operations and general management positions.
Ms. Widmann earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Administration from California State University-Northridge and a Master of Arts degree in Health Administration from the University of Southern California.
"We are pleased that Janet is joining our board of directors," said Scott L. Morris, Avista Corp. chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer. "Her background in innovation, work in a regulated industry, and strong sense of strategic operations and values makes her a good fit for Avista."
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